Company to break ground on distribution facility in Frankfort


FRANKFORT — The Fountainhead Group, Inc. has announced it will break ground on its new Central Distribution Center in Frankfort, on Wednesday, Oct. 13. This new distribution center comes on the heels of explosive growth over the past two years when The Fountainhead Group discovered it’s technology could support the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

The company recently celebrated its 133rd year in the region, providing lawn, garden, and more recently, sanitation sprayer technology across the globe. Its products are found on the shelves of such retailers as Ace Hardware, Walmart, Lowe’s, Home Depot, Amazon and the Tractor Supply Co..

“When doors open in April 2022, the new location will be the fourth major manufacturing operation in New York under the FGI name, encompassing a staggering 195,000 square feet and creating almost 40 new, cross-functional job opportunities for the Greater Utica area,” the company announcement said.

More information on the company, including career opportunities, can be found at its website at The Fountainhead Group — a multi-generational, family-owned and operated company by the Romano family — employs over 200 employees in their New York Mills office, warehouse, and manufacturing facilities.


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